WoRMS taxon details

Ptychogastriidae Mayer, 1910

22812  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22812)

Pectyllidae Haeckel, 1879 · unaccepted (not in use)
Ptychogastridae Mayer, 1910 · unaccepted (original spelling variant)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Schuchert, P. (2022). World Hydrozoa Database. Ptychogastriidae Mayer, 1910. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22812 on 2022-12-08
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original description  (of Pectyllidae Haeckel, 1879) Haeckel, E. (1879). Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. <em>Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena.</em> 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32605578
page(s): 265 [details]   

original description  (of Ptychogastridae Mayer, 1910) Mayer, A. G. 1910. Medusae of the world. Hydromedusae, Vols. I & II. Scyphomedusae, Vol III. Carnegie Institution, Washington. pp. 735, plates 1-76., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1327020
page(s): 371 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Bouillon, J.; Boero, F. (2000). Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species. <i>Thalassia Salent. 24</i>: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]   
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Diagnosis Trachymedusae with either simple manubrium without mesenteries, or with eight-lobed manubrium fixed by eight mesenteries to subumbrella; with either marginal tentacles grouped into more or less well defined clusters, some with adhesive disks, or with very numerous tentacles, not in clusters, but inserted at various levels on exumbrella; eight radialcanals, no centripetal canals or peduncle; with eight radial canals; gonads either attached onto manubrium on sides of the eight manubrial lobes, or on radial canals adjacent to manubrium; pendant statocysts. Bottom dwelling forms. [details]

Spelling Original spelling was Ptychogastridae, but correct name formation is Ptychogastriidae. [details]
Japanese ソコクラゲ科  [details]